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Welcome to Ridgeway ...
The town of Ridgeway is located in Henry County.
The location of Ridgeway has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Ridgeway has a population of 701 people<2> (see below for details).
Ridgeway is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ridgeway lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Ridgeway: (276)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ridgeway had a population of 742 people. This makes Ridgeway the county's most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 742 people, the population of Ridgeway decreased 4.26% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 775 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ridgeway had an population of 701 people. This is a decrease of 5.53% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 9.55% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ridgeway.
Communities near Ridgeway ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ridgeway.
Communities Also Named Ridgeway ...
While we believe that this Ridgeway is located in Henry County, we know of another 2 Virginia communities named Ridgeway. Those communities are located in the following counties: Halifax and Pittsylvania County.
Beyond Virginia, there are 36 communities that are also named Ridgeway - they are located in Alaska, Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ridgeway.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ridgeway:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ridgeway ...
Looking for more information about Ridgeway? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Ridgeway, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ridgeway.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Henry County: www.co.henry.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Apr 2019